Though she only lived to the age of 30, Sylvia Plath made an indelible mark on the literary world.
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"'Ooh, thanks,' she said, and blew me a kiss. I caught it and put it in my mouth. Nice."
"There are still so many issues that women face in society that get covered up or go un-talked about," she said.
From a memoir of an upper-crust black family in Harlem, to a single-sentence Irish novel to an Obama conspiracy noir, the Brooklyn Book Festival had something for every taste.
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America's foremost literary magazine has digitized its deep archives, going back to founder George Plimpton.
Arthur and his knights have shaped the modern representation of modern heroes.
2016 winners also included Ibram X. Kendi in nonfiction; Daniel Borzutzky in poetry; and John Lewis, Andrew Aydin and Nate Powell in young people's literature.
Writer's latest novel, 'The Terranauts,' is the story of a Biosphere-2-like experiment to prepare for the colonization of space.